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Veterans Network

Contact Us

The following individuals have been designated as departmental contacts for assisting military veterans. For more information, please contact:

Academic Advising | Student Academic Success Center
Joyce Van Baak
(616) 331-3588

vanbaakj@gvsu.edu

Admissions
Melanie Retberg
(616) 331-2025
retbergm@gvsu.edu

Affirmative Action
Dwight Hamilton
(616) 331-2242
hamiltdw@gvsu.edu

Community Resources
Marq Hicks (Veterans Resource Representative)
(616) 331-3311
marq_hicks@gvsu.edu 

Disability Support Resources
Kathleen VanderVeen
(616) 331-2490
vandervk@gvsu.edu

Educational Support Program l TRiO
Victoria Powers
(616) 331-3401
powersv@gvsu.edu

Financial Aid | Scholarships
Detwann Johnson                                                                                                  
(616) 331-3234
johnsode@gvsu.edu


Family Support Group
Linda Rettig  
(616) 331-3588
rettigli@gvsu.edu

Food Pantry
Brittany Dernberger
(616) 331-2748
dernbebr@gvsu.edu

Housing and Residence Life | Family Housing
Kristen Evans
(616) 331-2120
evanskr@gvsu.edu

Office of Multicultural Affairs
Connie Dang
(616) 331-2177
dangc@gvsu.edu

Personal, Professional, and Career Assistance
Nick Debenardi
(616) 331-3266

debernan@gvsu.edu

Registrar's Office | GI BILL Certification
Sharon Hall
(616) 331-3327
vetrec@gvsu.edu

Student Account | Payments
Cheryl Lillibridge
(616) 331-2209
lillibrc@gvsu.edu

Student Employment| Financial Budgeting and Planning
Luis Lozano
(616) 331-3238
lozanol@gvsu.edu

Student Services | Veterans Network
Steven Lipnicki
(616) 331-7188
lipnicks@gvsu.edu

University Libraries
Bob Kozminski
(616) 331-2637
kozminsb@gvsu.edu

Vocational Rehabilitation| Military Tuition Assistance Programs
Cheryl Lillibridge
(616) 331-2209
lillibrc@gvsu.edu

Women's Center
Brittany Dernberger
(616) 331-2748

dernbebr@gvsu.edu


If you are unsure about the correct person or office to contact, please feel free to speak with Steven Lipnicki about any Veterans concerns you may have.

Page last modified September 16, 2015

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